THE US dollar rose on Friday to notch a 0.66 per cent weekly gain as the threat of a second wave of novel coronavirus infections rattled investors as did a slew of bleak US economic data. The US...

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THE US dollar strengthened towards a three-week high on Thursday as stock markets weakened broadly after Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell dismissed speculation about negative interest rates...

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THE dollar rose on Monday as investors worried that economic recovery might be slower than hoped and sought the safety of the US currency even though more countries eased Covid-19 lockdowns. The...

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THE US dollar surged against most major currencies on Monday amid fears that last year's US-China dispute will be re-ignited, this time over the novel coronavirus.

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THE US dollar fell across the board on Monday as traders grew less averse to risk amid an easing in coronavirus lockdowns in several countries.

SPECULATORS' net bearish bets on the US dollar grew to the largest position in nearly two years in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and US Commodity Futures Trading Commission...

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THE dollar's early gains fizzled on Monday as investors squared positions before a European Union summit this week on how to tackle the economic fallout of the novel coronavirus crisis.

THE dollar ticked lower on Friday as investors, cautiously optimistic about the results of a drug trial and US President Donald Trump's plan to reopen the economy, regained some appetite for risk...

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THE dollar fell on Tuesday after better-than-expected economic data from China which painted a less gloomy picture than feared following the novel coronavirus epidemic there and gave a boost to...

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THE dollar firmed on Wednesday as optimism that the novel coronavirus crisis was slowing waned, increasing investor concerns over the economic impact of the pandemic. The euro was the main loser...